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Faculty and Staff Listing

Philosophy Faculty

Todd Grantham, Professor and Chair
Todd Grantham

Office: 14 Glebe, Room 202
Phone: 843.953.8011
Interests: Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Biology, and Epistemology. Profile


Jennifer Baker, Associate Professor
Jennifer Baker Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 103
Phone: 843.953.7272
Interests: Virtue Ethics, Political theory, Environmental and Business Ethics, Bioethics, and American philosophy. Profile


Deborah Boyle, Professor
Deborah Boyle Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 200
Phone: 843.953.7810
Interests: History of Modern Philosophy, 17th-century Women Philosophers, Mary Astell, Anne Conway, and Margaret Cavendish. Profile


Christian Coseru, Associate Professor
Christian Coseru Office: 4B Glebe, Room 205
Phone: 843.953.1935
Interests: Philosophy of Mind, Phenomenology, Epistemology, Indian and Buddhist Philosophy, Hellenistic Philosophy. Profile


Ned Hettinger, Professor
Ned Hettinger Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 201
Phone: 843.953.5786
Interests: Environmental Philosophy, Aesthetics, Business Ethics. Profile


Sheridan Hough, Professor
Sheridan Hough Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 301
Phone: 843.953.5681
Interests: 19th and 20th-century Philosophy, Phenomenology, Philosophy of Literature, Feminist Philosophy. Profile


Kate Kenney-Newhard, Administrative Assistant
Kate Kenny_Newhard Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 101
Phone: 843.953.5687


Larry Krasnoff, Professor
Larry Krasnoff Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 300
Phone: 843.953.4987
Interests: Moral and Political Philosophy, Kant and Hegel. Profile


Glenn Lesses, Professor
Glenn Lesses Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 302
Phone: 843.953.8061
Interests: History of Ancient Greek Philosophy, especially Socrates, Plato, and Hellenistic Philosophy, Stoic Moral Theory. Profile


Rachel McKinnon, Assistant Professor
Deborah Boyle Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 102
Phone: 843.953.1719
Interests: Epistemology, Philosophy of Language, Metaphysics, Decision Theory, Metaethics, Feminism and Gender Issues. Profile


Thomas Nadelhoffer, Assistant Professor
Thomas Nadelhoffer Office: 16 Glebe Street, Room 301
Phone: 843.953.3012
Interests: Moral Psychology, Free Will, Punishment Theory, and Neurolaw. Profile


Jonathan Neufeld, Assistant Professor
Jonathan Neufeld Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 302
Phone: 843.953.3961
Interests: Philosophy and Music, Aesthetics, Political Philosophy, and Philosophy of Law. Profile


Richard Nunan, Professor
Richard Nunan Office: 14 Glebe Street, Room 201
Phone: 843.953.6522
Interests: Political Philosophy, Gender Studies, Philosophy & Film, Philosophy of Science, and History of Philosophy. Profile


Marty Perlmutter, Professor and and Director of Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program
Marty Perlmutter Office: 96 Wentworth Street
Phone: 843.953.7625
Interests: History of Jewish Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion. Profile


Hugh Wilder, Emeritus Professor
Hugh Wilder Phone: 843.953.5687
Interests: Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Language, Aestetics, Philosophy of Sport.


Affiliated Faculty

Affiliated faculty hold appointments in other departments but are closely connected to this department through their teaching or research interests.  While many faculty around the College have philosophical interests, these faculty are particularly interested in helping students connect philosophy to other disciplines.

Claire Curtis, Associate Professor
Claire Curtis Office: 114 Wentworth Street, Room 206
Phone: 843.953.6510
Interests: Utopia and dystopia, and the intersections between political philosophy and fiction. Profile


Michael Gomez, Associate Professor
Michael Gomez Office: 139 JC Long
Phone: 843.953.7125
Interests: The intersection between science, philosophy and literature; Spanish cultural and intellectual productions of the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries. Profile


Jen Wright, Assistant Professor
Jen Wright Office: 65 Coming St., Office 104
Phone: 843.953.8196
Interests: Developmental Psychology, Advanced Child & Adolescent, Happiness, Psychology of Violence. Profile